Canada, Prince Edward Island—Baptism Card Index, 1721–1885


How to Index a Baptism Card


For the image above, the fields would be indexed as follow:

  1. Child's Surname: Caldwell
  2. Child's Given Names: Wesley
  3. Baptismal Day: 18
  4. Baptismal Month: Jun
  5. Baptismal Year: 1865
  6. Father's Given Names: James
  7. Father's Surname: Caldwell
  8. Mother's Given Names: Mary
    Mother's Surname: (No surname was recorded; press Tab to skip the field).
  9. Location of Record: Kensington
  10. Record Book Number: 1
  11. Page Number: 2